HMS La Capricieuse
Minesweeper of the Elan class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||A & Ch Dubigeon (Nantes, France)|
|Laid down||Jan 1938|
|Launched||19 Apr 1939|
|Commissioned||7 Jul 1940|
|End service||6 Jun 1945|
|History||Seized by the British on 3 July 1940 while at Portsmouth. Operated by the Royal Navy until returned to France on 6 June 1945. Stricken in September 1964.|
Commands listed for HMS La Capricieuse
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|1||Lt.Cdr. Sidney Albert Jones, RNR||7 Jul 1940||21 May 1941|
|2||Lt.Cdr. George William Dobson, RNR||21 May 1941||18 Oct 1943|
|3||Lt.Cdr. (retired) Clement Meyrick Norman, RN||18 Oct 1943||mid 1944|
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